Red and Blue Boxes
These mathematics materials from The Shell Centre offer teachers exciting and innovative ways of teaching problem solving and graphical representation.
Problems with Patterns and Numbers is aimed at the upper half of the ability range and ages 13-16, but is more widely applicable with some adaptation. The Language of Functions and Graphs focusses on the interpretation of a wide variety of representations in realistic contexts.
This box of mathematics materials from the Shell Centre on Problems with Patterns and Numbers has become an influential book on the teaching of problem solving.
Problems with Patterns and Numbers focuses on non-routine problem solving in mathematics, and the teaching strategies needed to handle it in the...
This mathematics book from the Shell Centre, The Language of Functions and Graphs, is now regarded as a classic book on the teaching and assessment of graph interpretation skills.
The Language of Functions and Graphs focuses on developing fluency in using various mathematical representations to describe and...